Aretha Franklin, dead at 76 years of age.
Remembering, the great talent of the soulful singer who inspired so many.
Respect was her moniker and she has so much respect from many,people worldwide she transformed American Music and she deserves to be remembered because in a time of when African Americans were stigmatized and treated with disrespect, Aretha demanded e respect with her God given voice of power command and strength.
Aretha died on Thursday August 16, 2018 at age 76, surrounded by friends and family with complication of pancreatic cancer.
Her music is flying off the shelves in a city near you plus Aretha Franklin was a true Legend.
As a girl I Loved to hear her sing with Power and confidence. Her star Spangled Banner was Epic and all singers should study her style to be inspired.
Aretha Franklin recently re dubbed Rolling in the Deep and killed not taking away from Adele but Aretha will always be the Queen.
Aretha Louise Franklin was an American singer and pianist. She began her career as a child singing gospel at New Bethel Baptist Church in Detroit, Michigan, where her father, C. L. Franklin, was minister.
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